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Economist Thomas Piketty delves into several common misconceptions about free market economics and argues that strong public institutions are necessary for market regulation.
Microsoft Director of Search Stefan Weitz explains that the future of machine learning consists of teaching artificial intelligence to identify and patterns.
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Study finds that Rhode Island kids who were allowed to sip an alcoholic beverage were four times more likely to have been drunk by the time they reached high school.
Changing up your routine by walking backwards may be enough to boost creativity, although it may also lead to a decrease in productivity.
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With the goal of developing cheaper drugs for humans, Chinese scientists injected pig embryos with DNA from a jellyfish. The result: the world's first glow-in-the-dark pigs that emit a fluorescent green light.
Watch a video of the pigs here: